Around town

WATERBURY — Waterbury Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, in the Steele Community Room, Waterbury Municipal Building, 28 North Main St., Waterbury. Skip Flanders will present a program of pictures and clippings about the Mount Mansfield Electric Railroad which operated from the Waterbury railroad depot to Main Street, Stowe, from 1897-1932. For more information, call 244-8089.

BARRE — Passumpsic Bank staff recently visited Vermont Foodbank in Barre to present a check representing donations from the bank’s Employee Charitable Donation Program and the Casual Dress Down Day program. Vermont Foodbank partners with schools, hospitals, low-income housing sites and senior centers located statewide. On average, 50% of the food their partner food shelves distribute comes directly from Vermont Foodbank.

Student news

Kevin Steiner of St. Johnsbury graduated with a degree in Public Health from the College of Charleston, South Carolina, during the winter commencement.

Births

Gifford Medical Center

A boy, Henry Cullen Buck, was born Dec. 13, 2019, to James and Hayley (Quinones) Buck of Northfield.

A boy, James Jesse Marks, was born Dec. 14, 2019, to James Marks and Brooke Slocum of Braintree.

A boy, Milo Estabrooks, was born Dec. 17, 2019, to Matthew and Jessica (Terrill) Estabrooks of Waitsfield.

A boy, Ezekiel Remy Cushing Niles, was born Dec. 18, 2019, to Zachary and Fanita Nadine (Remy) Niles of Barnard.

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YZamp

Where was the fire in Barre City Saturday afternnoon ??

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